Checking date: 10/04/2019


Course: 2019/2020

Biostructures
(14144)
Study: Bachelor in Industrial Technologies Engineering (256)


Coordinating teacher: GARCIA GONZALEZ, DANIEL

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Continuum Mechanics and Structural Analysis

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS

Course:
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Students are expected to have completed
Linear Algebra Calculus I, Calculus II, Calculus III Mechanics of Structures Elasticity and Strength of Materials
Competences and skills that will be acquired and learning results. Further information on this link
Tensorial calculus Solid mechanics formulation for finite (large) deformations Development of constitutive equations to describe the mechanical behaviour of biological tissues Application of solid mechanics theories to real problems in bioengineering
Description of contents: programme
Fundamentals of tensorial algebra Kinematics of deformable solid: finite (large) deformations Stress measurements Balance equations: Lagrangian and Eulerian descriptions Constitutive equations for biological solids Applications to engineering problems: biostructures

The course syllabus and the academic weekly planning may change due academic events or other reasons.